Magazines and newspapers are now located on the 1st floor of the Library. Digital magazines are also available through Libby/OverDrive.

The library carries a large assortment of newspapers and magazines for visitors to browse through while visiting the library. While these materials are not available for check-out, anyone can look at back issues upon request.


Newspapers are located on the 1st floor of the Library in the Reference Department.

  • Brownsville Herald
  • McAllen Monitor
  • Corpus Christi Caller
  • San Benito News
  • USA Today
  • Valley Morning Star
  • Wall Street Journal


(Digital Archives for the Valley Morning Star are now available online)

Digital Archives and Microfilm

We have both online Digital Archives and physical microfilm for the Valley Morning Star Newspaper.

The online Digital Archives span from 1901 to 2006 with some gaps. You can access Digital Archives here.

The microfilm currently spans from January 1949 to December 2015.

All magazines are located on the 1st Floor in the Reference Department.

Parenting Magazines

  • Parents
  • Practical Homeschooling

Teen Magazines

  • J-14

Spanish Magazines

  • People en Español

General Magazines

Titles include:

  • Advocate, The
  • American Rifleman
  • American Spirit
  • Austin Monthly
  • Bon Appétit
  • Consumer Reports
  • Cosmopolitan
  • Entertainment Weekly
  • Forbes
  • Game Informer
  • Gentlemen’s Quarterly (GQ)
  • Hot Rod
  • ID: Ideas & Discoveries
  • InStyle
  • Liberty
  • Men’s Health
  • Men’s Journal
  • National Geographic
  • Otaku USA
  • Outside
  • People
  • Philadelphia Trumpet
  • Popular Mechanics
  • Ring, The
  • Rolling Stone
  • Salt Water Sportsman
  • Smithsonian
  • Southern Living
  • Sports Illustrated
  • Texas Gardener
  • Texas Highways
  • Texas Monthly
  • Texas Parks & Wildlife
  • This Old House
  • Time
  • Us Weekly
  • Vietnam
  • Week, The
  • World War II